Traversata del Lago Maggiore

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Traversata del Lago Maggiore (or the Crossing of Lake Maggiore, also called the III° Traversata di nuoto Intra–Laveno-Cerro) is a 4 km open water swimming competition held on 13 July 2013 from Intra to Laveno-Cerro in Italy.

The event is organized by Claudio Bottene, Presidente GTAL – Gruppo Traversate Acque Libere A.S.D., and also includes a 2.5 km event and a 400m children's race.

It is a memorial swim to Paolo Petroli who first crossed Lago Maggiore in 1899.

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